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Position:  TOOLING ENGINEER
Location:  Avon, OH
Job Id:  118
# of Openings:  1

TOOLING ENGINEER 

JOB DESCRIPTION

 
Overall:  Design tooling and the production process for customer requested parts.
Responsible for coordinating APQP process and procedures.
 
Key Accountabilities: 
  • Responsible for tooling design to produce parts that meet customer requirements, which includes communication with customer concerning engineering issues
  • Manage documents & forms, which include work orders, routings, ECNs and bill of material to comply with QS procedures
  • Responsible for coordinating APQP process and procedures relative to individual projects, including FEMA, flow diagram and control plan
  • Responsible for keeping project on schedule to insure timely production start-up and delivery of parts to customer
  • Coordinate communications and activity of Die Shop, Quality & Production through various stages of development
  • Assist tool room personnel with troubleshooting production tooling that develops problems or fails and review parts for marks or folding to identify problems
 
Problem Solving:
  • Troubleshooting tooling that develops problems or fails and evaluating stamped parts
  • If die breaks – may need repair or may require possible redesign
  • As problems develop with tooling, may look for fatigue in certain sections and wear
  • Parts will reveal folds or marks, which may indicate a problem with the die
  • Human Relations Skills: 
  • Professional courtesy
  • Sense of fairness
  • Thoroughness in communication
  • Show respect & sensitivity to others positions and responsibilities
  • Breadth of Control:
  • QA Manuals, Catalog of Components, Catalog of Equipment & Dies
  • Drafting and design standards – through QAD system
  • No constraints viewed, however are considered aids in teaching and instructing
  • Constraints by supervisor – consistency in die design – limits alternative development and solution
  • Given a good deal of self direction in managing projects

Accountability:
  • Scheduling issues with other department managers
  • Late deliveries to customer (parts) from your tooling
  • Profit from tools that run first time in and no dimensionally challenged parts

JOB REQUIREMENTS
  • Technical Know-how/Qualifications: 
  • BA Degree in Mechanical or Industrial Engineering or
  • Substantial related experience as die making journeyman & tool design

Formal:
  • Journeymen tool & die making background
  • Tool design (2-5 yrs.)
  • Project management (2-5 yrs.)
  • Manufacturing processes related stamping, welding and assembly
  • CAD
  • Computer software (Word, Excel)
 
Informal:
  • Unigraphics
  • Knowledge of QS 9000 procedure

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